Dr Dre

Apple’s First Scripted TV Series to Reportedly Star Dr. Dre

In line with previous reports claiming Apple is interested in developing original TV shows streamed exclusively to iTunes customers, the Hollywood Reporter has learned that Apple is making its first original television show, starring Dr. Dre. Besides starring in the show, Dr. Dre will also be executive producing his own six-episode TV series, dubbed as...

Dr. Dre Apologizes to “Women He Hurt”, Apple Releases Statement

When the recently released Dr. Dre biopic movie (about his hip-hop group, N.W.A.) Straight Outta Compton officially launched in theatres, critics began questioning why important details were completely missing from the movie. Think N.W.A's record of misogyny and the fact that Dr. Dre physically abused women, reports the New York Times. Dr. Dre was accused...

Apple: Dr. Dre’s ‘Compton’ Album Streamed 25 Million Times in One Week

Dr. Dre’s new album “Compton: A Soundtrack”, debuted exclusively on Apple Music for its launch and the iPhone maker has announced the latter has streamed 25 million times worldwide in its first week, to go with almost 500,000 downloads sold in iTunes, according to the New York Times: Dr. Dre’s album “Compton: A Soundtrack” —...

You Can Now Preview Dr. Dre’s New Album ‘Compton’ on Apple Music

Apple Music is now exclusively streaming a preview of Dr. Dre’s ‘final’ album, Compton. The famed rapper will be donating the sale royalties from this album “to help fund a new performing arts facility in Compton, California.” https://twitter.com/AppleMusic/status/629383453092352000 https://twitter.com/AppleMusic/status/629371726820937728 Streaming of the new album is available right now, from 6PM-9PM PDT (9PM-12 midnight EDT). This...

Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine Launching Academy of Innovation at USC

Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine, the duo behind the success of Beats, which has recently been purchased by Apple for $3 billion, is launching an interdisciplinary program at the University of Southern California called the USC Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy for Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation, aimed at creating a dream factory, that will “inspire, challenge, and...